SourceTree taking over 2GB of memory

I am running SourceTree 1.7.4.1 on

mac OS X 10.7.5

And SourceTree is using 2.68 GB of memory.

I restart it and it uses only 44MB and the memory usage quickly climbs!

When I open a basic GitHub project memory climbs to ~65MB.

But when I open my main project (internally hosted Git repo) it climbs to 530MB and climbs from there

Please help!

3 answers

1 accepted

This widget could not be displayed.

FYI I had over 24,000 files which I was not indexing. Once I chose to Git ignore them and restarted SourceTree the problem appears to have gone away

This widget could not be displayed.

exactly

This widget could not be displayed.

Were the filters set up so they're displayed in SourceTree?

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published May 30, 2018 in Sourcetree

Tip from the team: configuring Git or Mercurial in Sourcetree

Supported Platforms macOS Windows To make using Sourcetree as simple yet powerful as possible we embed (bundle) dependencies such as Git, Git LFS, and Mercurial. We strive to keep these...

860 views 2 3
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you